Skip to main content

SONGS OF WORLD WAR I




Please go to
https://archive.org/details/SONGSOFWORLDWARI-NewTransfer
for SUPERIOR TRANSFER & HIGHER BIT RATE.

10 Songs from "The Great War".
Recorded 1914 - 1919.
Digital transfer by F. Reeder


2 - 08 KEEP THE HOMES-FIRES BURNING
[MusicBrainz (recording)]


Notes

01 OVER THERE
(Cohan)
Arthur Fields
Columbia A2470 (77510)
Recorded in 1917

02 IT'S A LONG, LONG WAY TO TIPPERARY
(Jack Judge-H. Williams)
American Quartet
Victor 17639-A
Recorded in November, 1914

03 JUST LIKE WASHINGTON CROSSED THE DELAWARE
(General Pershing Will Cross the Rhine)
(Myer)
Arthur Fields; Peerless Quartette
Columbia A2545 (77755)
Recorded in 1918

04 THE AMERICANS COME!
(Elizabeth A. Wilbur-Fay Foster)
Reinald Werrenrath
Victor (blue) 45157-A
Recorded in January, 1919

05 YOUR BOY IS ON THE COAL PILE NOW
(Sam Ward)
Arthur Fields
Columbia A2688 (78216)
Recorded in 1918

06 HOW I HATE TO GET UP IN THE MORNING
(from the Musical "Yip-Yip-Yaphank")
(Irving Berlin)
Arthur Fields
Columbia A2617 (77957)
Recorded in 1918

07 I CAN ALWAYS FIND A LITTLE SUNSHINE IN THE Y.M.C.A.
(from the Musical "Yip-Yip-Yaphank")
(Irving Berlin)
Lambert Murphy and Orpheus Quartet
Victor (blue) 45157-B
Recorded in January, 1919

08 KEEP THE HOMES-FIRES BURNING
(Lena Guilbert Ford - Ivor Novello)
John McCormack
Victrola 64696 (75.00 rpm)
Recorded June 7, 1917

09 LET'S BURY THE HATCHET
(Burkhardt)
Arthur Fields
Columbia A2617 (77965)
Recorded in 1918

10 LOOK WHAT MY BOY GOT IN FRANCE
(Conrad)
Irving Kaufman
Columbia A2688 (78217)
Recorded in 1918

Reviews

Reviewer: FrancesMc21 - - April 24, 2014
Subject: World war songs
Thank you for uploading these songs I was looking for a selection to use for our older Anzacs (25th April Anzac day for Australia and New Zealand) well done you
Reviewer: George Mariner - - February 16, 2013
Subject: Another Great Collection Of Early Recordings
I am so thankful that these recordings have survived and someone thought they were important enough to put on here.
PEOPLE ALSO FOUND
Community Audio
by DELETE
526
0
0
Community Audio
by delete
13
0
0
Community Audio
by Byron Janis, piano
301
0
0
Community Audio
by DELETE
1,038
0
0
Community Audio
by Artur Rodzinski, conductor
65
0
0
Community Audio
129
0
0
Community Audio
by Joseph & Lillian Fuchs
132
0
0
Community Audio
by Eugene Ormandy, conductor
95
0
0
Community Audio
by Paul Hindemith, conductor
108
0
0
Community Audio
by Isidore Godfrey / D'Oyly Carte
203
0
0